Researchers have identified around 800 markers in the blood of cancer patients that could help lead a single blood test for early detection of many types of cancer in future, according to a new study.
Invisible tattoos could replace the permanent dark ink tattoos used to ensure that breast cancer patients having radiotherapy are treated in the same sport during each session, according to a new pilot study.
Researchers have published a supplement that offers a thorough evaluation of the current treatments for pediatric hydrocephalus as well as updated evidence based recommendations for their use.
Americans should expect more cases to emerge in the country by year's end, warn top medical experts studying the spread of Ebola.
Unhealthy habits are quite common, but it's never too late to get rid of them.
Researchers have discovered a deadly fungus that could be a new threat to the world's salamanders and newts across Europe, according to a new study.
According to experts, running is one of the easiest workouts. The best thing about running is that it doesn't require a gym membership, instead all you need is to take time from a busy schedule and hit the roads.
Up until now, the impact vitamin A has on newborns was virtually unknown, but a couple of studies may provide framework for future investigations of the vitamin and neonatal health.
The American Medical Association (AMA) Code of Ethics and other articles provide guidance for physicians in relation to public health emergencies, according to a new report.
A new study is raising questions on a theory that suggested a risk of leukemia among children born close to overhead power lines could be caused by an alteration to surrounding air pollution.
Tiny vials of inactivated Ebola virus from Africa are being brought into a San Francisco lab that could reveal secrets of the killer's past.
A team of researchers is set out to make Heparin - life saving blood thinner used in major surgeries - use a lot safer by developing a universal antidote.
Statistically, minerals make up just four percent of our body, but their role in its effective functioning is crucial.
The occurrence of breast and colorectal cancer is rare in children but when they occur, they become far more precarious, suggests a pair of studies.
In older adults with type 2 diabetes, muscle size may mediate the association between body mass index (BMI) and mortality, according to a new study.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.